London College of Contemporary Arts


The fashion industry is dynamic, competitive and important to the growth and development of the global economy. It needs fashion business and management graduates who can respond creatively and effectively to constantly evolving challenges and opportunities.

Taught at our campus located in the heart of London with a rich, innovative and award-winning past in our fashion industry courses, you’ll be provided with up-to-date business and technical knowledge, transferable skills and excellent employment prospects.

This fashion marketing and management degree will promote creative thinking in a commercial context, focusing on developing your business acumen and strategic planning ability.

You’ll acquire skills in fashion buying, merchandising, forecasting, management strategy, PR and marketing, branding and international business.

During this fashion management course, you’ll develop communication skills through report writing, presentations and pitches, entering the fashion world from a creative business perspective.

Our graduates are highly employable and possess skills relevant to the fashion industry, working for household names such as Topshop, Burberry and Harrods.

Required Qualification

Standard Pathway: Age - 18 - 54

Qualification - Level 3 with 120 credits (UCAS 104)

Non-standarad pathway: Age - 21 - 54

No qualifications, relevant work experience for 2 years

Modules under Course

Year 0

• Introduction to Creative Business & Management
• English for Academic Purposes, Research & Study Skills
• Marketing, Communication & Branding
• Exploring Practices: Process, Materials & Techniques
• Visual Culture
• Investigating Specialist Practice
• Final Major Project

Year 1

• Fashion Marketing
• Fashion Branding and Promotion
• Fashion Buying and Merchandise
• Fashion Management

Year 2

• Forecasting and Fashion Futures
• Visual Merchandising and Experiential Retailing
• Professional Practice and Industry Placement

Year 3

• Strategic Research
• Trend Forecasting and Concept Development
• Strategic Implementation and Career Planning

Job Opportunities

Assistant Buyer £21k - £34k 

Assistant Merchandiser £21k - £30k 

Account Executive £22k - £48k 

Senior Managing Director £49k - £122k 

Senior Customer Service Representative (CSR) £21k - £44k 

Merchandising Assistant £16k - £22k 

Marketing Manager £20k - £33k